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Physical Management for Neurological Conditions Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 4th Edition

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Edited by Sheila Lennon, PhD MSc BSc FCSP, Gita Ramdharry, BSc (Hons) PG Cert, MSc, PhD and Geert Verheyden, PhD
The second edition of the Neurological Physiotherapy Pocketbook is the only book for physiotherapists that provides essential evidence-based information in a unique and easy-to-use format, applicable to clinical settings. Written by new internationa ...view more

The second edition of the Neurological Physiotherapy Pocketbook is the only book for physiotherapists that provides essential evidence-based information in a unique and easy-to-use format, applicable to clinical settings.

Written by new international editors and contributors, this pocketbook provides quick and easy access to essential clinical information.

Key feature:

  • Pocketbook size for when out on clinical placement or working in clinical practice
  • Revised and brand new chapters on neurological rehabilitation and essential components
  • Concentrates on the six most common conditions: including stroke, traumatic brain, and spinal cord injury
  • Key messages highlighted for assessment, treatment, and measurement of the most common neurological conditions

Together with the textbook Physical Management for Neurological Conditions (4th edition), it presents all essential components and conditions for undergraduates and therapists working in neurological practice.

ISBN :
9780702077227
Publication Date :
18-10-2018
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The second edition of the Neurological Physiotherapy Pocketbook is the only book for physiotherapists that provides essential evidence-based information in a unique and easy-to-use format, applicable to clinical settings.

Written by new international editors and contributors, this pocketbook provides quick and easy access to essential clinical information.

Key feature:

  • Pocketbook size for when out on clinical placement or working in clinical practice
  • Revised and brand new chapters on neurological rehabilitation and essential components
  • Concentrates on the six most common conditions: including stroke, traumatic brain, and spinal cord injury
  • Key messages highlighted for assessment, treatment, and measurement of the most common neurological conditions

Together with the textbook Physical Management for Neurological Conditions (4th edition), it presents all essential components and conditions for undergraduates and therapists working in neurological practice.


New to this edition
  • Fully revised by international contributors with the inclusion of 8 new chapters covering:
    • Common impairments
    • Inherited neurological disorders
    • Complex case management
    • Virtual reality and interactive gaming technologies

Key Features

Pocketbook size for when out on clinical placement or working in clinical practice

Revised and brand new chapters on neurological rehabilitation and essential components

Concentrates on the six most common conditions: including stroke, traumatic brain, and spinal cord injury

Key messages highlighted for assessment, treatment, and measurement of the most common neurological conditions


Author Information
Edited by Sheila Lennon, PhD MSc BSc FCSP, Emeritus Professor of Physiotherapy, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Flinders University of South Australia, Adelaide,; Gita Ramdharry, BSc (Hons) PG Cert, MSc, PhD, Associate Professor,Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education,Kingston University and St George's, University of London; Consultant Allied Health Professional, Queen Square Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College London NHS Foundation Trust,London and Geert Verheyden, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, University of Leuven, Leuven